E SC 216 - Characterization, Testing of Nanotechnology Structures and Materials

Course Description

Measurements and techniques essential for controlling device fabrication.

E SC 216 - Characterization, Testing of Nanotechnology Structures and Materials (3): This course examines a variety of techniques and measurements essential for testing and for controlling material fabrication and final device performance. Characterization includes electrical, optical, physical, and chemical approaches. The characterization experience will include hands-on use of tools such as the Atomic Force Microscope (AFM), Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM), fluorescence microscopes, and fourier transform infrared spectroscopy.

Course Prerequisites

  • Concurrent: E SC 211, E SC 212

Additional Information

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Fonash, Stephen

STEPHEN FONASH

KUNKLE CHAIR PROFESSOR EMERITIS

Engineering Science and Mechanics

Office: 118 RESEARCH BUILDING WEST

Email: 

Phone: 814-865-4931

 
 

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The Office for Digital Learning in the College of Engineering supports engineers in lifelong learning - the process of acquiring the skills and knowledge necessary to remain current in a chosen field. In today's rapidly-changing, knowledge-based economy, engineers must devote the time and effort to learn new skills and technologies in order to add value for their employers and clients and to remain personally marketable. 

Office for Digital Learning

College of Engineering

301-A Engineering Unit C

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-7643

E-mail: odl@engr.psu.edu